Civil Rights

Read up on Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement
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Pillar of fire : America in the King years, 1963-65 Branch, Taylor. Pillar of fire : America in the King years, 1963-65 cover image
Unarmed bodyguards : international accompaniment for the protection of human rights Mahony, Liam, 1958- Unarmed bodyguards : international accompaniment for the protection of human rights cover image
Twelve Days in May : Freedom Ride 1961 Brimner, Larry Dane, author. Twelve Days in May : Freedom Ride 1961 cover image
Marvin Gilmore : crusader for freedom : a legacy of battling discrimination & building jobs : World War II black hero-solider, entrepreneuer, civil rights activist, musician, community builder and defender Katzeff, Paul, author. Marvin Gilmore : crusader for freedom : a legacy of battling discrimination & building jobs : World War II black hero-solider, entrepreneuer, civil rights activist, musician, community builder and defender cover image
The Black panther : intercommunal news service The Black panther : intercommunal news service cover image
Forced into glory : Abraham Lincoln's white dream Bennett, Lerone, Jr., 1928-2018 Forced into glory : Abraham Lincoln's white dream cover image
James Forman and SNCC Uschan, Michael V., 1948- James Forman and SNCC cover image
Weary feet, rested souls : a guided history of the Civil Rights Movement Davis, Townsend. Weary feet, rested souls : a guided history of the Civil Rights Movement cover image
Colorblind : the rise of post-racial politics and the retreat from racial equity Wise, Tim J. Colorblind : the rise of post-racial politics and the retreat from racial equity cover image
She would not be moved : how we tell the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott Kohl, Herbert R. She would not be moved : how we tell the story of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery bus boycott cover image
Freedom in the family : a mother-daughter memoir of the fight for civil rights Due, Tananarive, 1966- Freedom in the family : a mother-daughter memoir of the fight for civil rights cover image
Partners to history : Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and the civil rights movement Abernathy, Donzaleigh. Partners to history : Martin Luther King, Jr., Ralph David Abernathy, and the civil rights movement cover image
Behind the dream : the making of the speech that transformed a nation Jones, Clarence B., 1931- Behind the dream : the making of the speech that transformed a nation cover image
Maroon the implacable : the collected writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz Shoats, Russell. Maroon the implacable : the collected writings of Russell Maroon Shoatz cover image
The Civil Rights Act of 1964 : the passage of the law that ended racial segregation The Civil Rights Act of 1964 : the passage of the law that ended racial segregation cover image
Justice for Ella : a story that needed to be told Johnson, Pam, 1952- author. Justice for Ella : a story that needed to be told cover image
The race beat : the press, the civil rights struggle, and the awakening of a nation Roberts, Gene. The race beat : the press, the civil rights struggle, and the awakening of a nation cover image
The coming free Rubel, David. The coming free cover image
The power of one : Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine Fradin, Judith Bloom. The power of one : Daisy Bates and the Little Rock Nine cover image
Civil rights literature, past & present Civil rights literature, past & present cover image
How far the promised land? : world affairs and the American civil rights movement from the First World War to Vietnam Rosenberg, Jonathan, 1958- How far the promised land? : world affairs and the American civil rights movement from the First World War to Vietnam cover image
Controversy and hope : the civil rights photographs of James Karales Karales, James H., 1930-2002, photographer. Controversy and hope : the civil rights photographs of James Karales cover image
Selma 1965 : the photographs of Spider Martin Selma 1965 : the photographs of Spider Martin cover image
Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year Smiley, Tavis, 1964- author. Death of a King : the real story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s final year cover image
Seeing through race : a reinterpretation of civil rights photography Berger, Martin A. Seeing through race : a reinterpretation of civil rights photography cover image
Affirmative action : social justice or reverse discrimination? Affirmative action : social justice or reverse discrimination? cover image
Chronicles of a two-front war : civil rights and Vietnam in the African American press Eldridge, Lawrence Allen, 1937- Chronicles of a two-front war : civil rights and Vietnam in the African American press cover image
Murder on the highway : the Viola Liuzzo story Siegel, Beatrice. Murder on the highway : the Viola Liuzzo story cover image
Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture) Carmichael, Stokely, 1941-1998, author. Ready for revolution : the life and struggles of Stokely Carmichael (Kwame Ture) cover image
James Baldwin Tackach, James. James Baldwin cover image
Free at last? : the civil rights movement and the people who made it Powledge, Fred. Free at last? : the civil rights movement and the people who made it cover image
A decisive decade : an insider's view of the Chicago civil rights movement during the 1960s McKersie, Robert B. A decisive decade : an insider's view of the Chicago civil rights movement during the 1960s cover image
Death blow to Jim Crow : the National Negro Congress and the rise of militant civil rights Gellman, Erik S. Death blow to Jim Crow : the National Negro Congress and the rise of militant civil rights cover image
Staking a claim : Jake Simmons and the making of an African-American oil dynasty Greenberg, Jonathan D. Staking a claim : Jake Simmons and the making of an African-American oil dynasty cover image
Martin Luther King, Jr. Lambert, Kathy Kristensen. Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world Beller, Ken. Great peacemakers : true stories from around the world cover image
Too proud to bend : journey of a civil rights soldier Gibson, Nell Braxton. Too proud to bend : journey of a civil rights soldier cover image
Mary McLeod Bethune & Black women's political activism Hanson, Joyce Ann. Mary McLeod Bethune & Black women's political activism cover image
In search of the movement : the struggle for civil rights then and now Hedin, Benjamin, author. In search of the movement : the struggle for civil rights then and now cover image
We shall overcome : the history of the American civil rights movement Finlayson, Reggie. We shall overcome : the history of the American civil rights movement cover image
The walls of Jericho : Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the struggle for civil rights Mann, Robert, 1958- The walls of Jericho : Lyndon Johnson, Hubert Humphrey, Richard Russell, and the struggle for civil rights cover image
Martin Luther King Jr. Barber, Terry, 1950- Martin Luther King Jr. cover image
Finding freedom : memorializing the voices of freedom summer Finding freedom : memorializing the voices of freedom summer cover image
Jump for joy : jazz, basketball, and Black culture in 1930s America Caponi-Tabery, Gena. Jump for joy : jazz, basketball, and Black culture in 1930s America cover image
Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr. Chappell, David L., author. Waking from the dream : the struggle for civil rights in the shadow of Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
Voices of civil rights lawyers : reflections from the deep South, 1964-1980 Voices of civil rights lawyers : reflections from the deep South, 1964-1980 cover image
Freedom bound : a history of America's civil rights movement Weisbrot, Robert. Freedom bound : a history of America's civil rights movement cover image
Misremembering Dr. King : revisiting the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Yanco, Jennifer J., author. Misremembering Dr. King : revisiting the legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. cover image
Voices in our blood : America's best on the civil rights movement Voices in our blood : America's best on the civil rights movement cover image
Fight back and win : my thirty year fight against injustice and how you can win your own battles Allred, Gloria, 1941- Fight back and win : my thirty year fight against injustice and how you can win your own battles cover image